This Condensate Drain Tube Kit is Rheem and Ruud's HVAC replacement part number RTG20150A. It connects to steel condensation drain pipe to drain corrosive fluid from the venting pipe.
Equivalent to Metal Fab Polyguard Drain Tube Hose Kit.
This condensation tube should be drained into a bucket or condensate neutralizer cartridge. Do not drain into a floor drain with iron pipes, as the condensate will corrode the pipes. Check local building code and ordinances for requirement to neutralize the condensate waste liquid before it enters your drain pipe. Click the Related Gadgets tab above for a selection of condensate neutralizer cartridges.
Fill this tube with water to create a vapor trap to prevent gases from coming out.
This silicone tube material is rated to 480°F.
Inside diameter is 10mm. Outside diameter is 16mm.
Kit includes 6 feet of high temperature silicone tube, 2 stainless steel clamps, and 2 wire ties.
|Drain damage due to condensate from a tankless water heater. Even if the drain is plastic and is impervious, local building code may require use of a neutralizer.|